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Jana Kasperkevic / Guardian:
Amazon to remove non-compete clause from contracts for hourly workers   —  Announcement comes after the Verge reported that the retailer required its US employees, including seasonal workers, to sign non-compete contracts  —  Amazon is to remove a “non-compete” clause from its employment contracts …
Mar 27, 2015, 6:35 PMIn context
Mark Sweney / Guardian:
Guardian, FT, CNN, Reuters, and Economist launch new programmatic advertising alliance Pangaea to take on Facebook and Google   —  Guardian, FT, CNN and Reuters in ad deal to take on Facebook and Google  —  Pangaea Alliance initiative will give brands access to more than 110 million online readers using programmatic advertising system
Mar 18, 2015, 8:45 PMIn context
Alex Hern / Guardian:
The dual personality of Reddit: a problem for CEO Ellen Pao should she try to cleanse the site   —  Reddit: can anyone clean up the mess behind ‘the front page of the internet’?  —  The social news site is almost as famous for its never-ending supply of creepy subforums as it is for memes, pictures and assorted lols.
Mar 15, 2015, 12:40 PMIn context
Guardian:
Jay-Z wins control of Aspiro, owner of music streaming services WiMP and Tidal, after more than 90% of shareholders accept $54M offer   —  Jay-Z wins battle for music streaming company  —  Minority shareholders in Sweden's Aspiro accept £36m offer as competition in the streaming market intensifies
Mar 13, 2015, 7:25 PMIn context
Stuart Dredge / Guardian:
Nokia relaunches HERE navigation app for iOS with maps available offline and live traffic data when online   —  Nokia relaunches its HERE maps and navigation app for iOS  —  First app for Apple devices was pulled in late 2013, but all-new version is returning to the App Store after 4m downloads on Android
Mar 11, 2015, 9:05 PMIn context
Stuart Dredge / Guardian:
Ex-VP of online marketing Sean Percival shares MySpace lessons: lack of focus after News Corp takeover, deceptive ads, failure to build on unique music deal   —  MySpace: what went wrong - by its former VP of online marketing  —  Sean Percival on corporate interference, Punch The Monkey …
Mar 8, 2015, 9:45 PMIn context
Miles Brignall / Guardian:
UK ISP TalkTalk suffers massive data breach, subscribers' information used in scams   —  Fraud threat to millions of TalkTalk customers  —  Major breach of data leaves one customer £2,800 out of pocket as TalkTalk and his bank, Santander, refuse to compensate him
Feb 27, 2015, 7:05 AMIn context
Samuel Gibbs / Guardian:
Facebook is violating European consumer protection law despite January privacy policy update, according to Belgian privacy commission study   —  Facebook's privacy policy breaches European law, report finds  —  Belgian privacy commission study concludes company's use of user data violates privacy …
Feb 23, 2015, 11:30 AMIn context
Samuel Gibbs / Guardian:
Apple enables two-step authentication for iMessages and FaceTime   —  Additional login step brings extra layer of protection against hackers for Apple's messaging and video chat, but more can be can be done say experts  —  Apple is finally enabling two-step authentication to help protect users …
Feb 12, 2015, 4:00 PMIn context
Samuel Gibbs / Guardian:
French government can now block sites that advocate terrorism or contain images of child abuse without a court order; ISPs must comply within 24 hours   —  French law blocking terrorist and child abuse sites comes into effect  —  Law that allows blockade of offending sites without …
Feb 9, 2015, 10:00 PMIn context

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